Saturday at the DEEP JEWELS 19 event, Mina Kurobe successfully retained her atomweight title after earning herself a unanimous decision over Satomi Takano.
Kurobe improves her record to 12-3-0. She has won six of her last seven, with the one loss coming to reigning ROAD FC atomweight champion, Seo Hee Ham. The 40-year-old is the number-two ranked atomweight fighter in the world, according to the WMMA World Rankings. She won the DEEP JEWELS atomweight belt in February 2017 after earning a unanimous decision over Naho Sugiyama.
DEEP JEWELS 19 takes place this Saturday March 10 from the Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo, Japan. Streaming details will be announced on the organization’s social media pages